Table 1—

Characteristics of diabetes and control groups by depression status

Diabetic subjects
Control subjects
With depressionWith no depressionPWith depressionWith no depressionP
n2,84413,336N/A1,91914,261N/A
Female sex (%)63.645.20.00166.346.00.001
Mean age
 Women60.564.10.00162.563.40.018
 Men61.863.80.00162.563.00.381
 Total61.063.50.00162.563.20.001
Presence of cardiovascular disease (%)
 Women28.227.00.33417.414.20.003
 Men42.833.80.00126.120.50.001
 Total33.530.70.00420.317.60.003
Mean weight (lbs)
 Women2081920.0011721620.001
 Men2242160.0012001960.013
 Total2142050.0011811800.151